For Now, at Least, the World Isn’t Making Enough Batteries

Demand for batteries to power cars and store solar energy has overmatched the world’s few suppliers.

Bloomberg
Bloomberg
Oct 3, 2018 · 5 min read
Photo: Thomas Koehler/Photothek via Getty Images

By Brian Eckhouse

Evidence of the battery-powered era is all around us. Electric vehicles are cruising down our freeways. Household appliances thrum with stored solar energy…

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